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    level 3 Current information about Tyler ISD’s response and plans related to Coronavirus, including links to helpful information. 

    Tyler ISD remains in regular contact with local, state and federal health officials for the latest information and will continue to provide updates to the Community as needed. The following communications have been shared with the district community, beginning with the most recent:



    • May 21, 2020 - Tyler ISD Exploring Calendar Options in Response to COVID-19
    • May 13. 2020 - Tyler ISD Releases June Graduation Guidelines
    • May 7, 2020 - Tyler ISD Releases June Graduation Ceremony Details, Guidelines
    • April 29, 2020 - Tyler ISD Trustees Announce Graduation Plans for Class of 2020
    • April 17, 2020Gov. Abbott Issues Executive Order Closing Texas Schools for Remainder of School Year
    • April 3, 2020 - Tyler ISD Adds Dixie Elementary School to Curbside Meals Locations - En español
    • March 31, 2020 Governor Greg Abbott Extends Executive Order to Close School Facilities with Possible Return Date of May 4 - En español
    • March 30, 2020Tyler ISD Extends School Facility Closure through April 10 - En español
    • March 26, 2020 - Answering the Call to Action: Tyler ISD Gives Back to Community during COVID-19 Crisis - En español
    • March 20, 2020 - Tyler ISD Distance Learning Starts Monday - En español
    • March 20, 2020 - Tyler ISD Extends Curbside Meals Service through April 3, Adds Peete Elementary School to Locations List - En español
    • March 19, 2020 - Tyler ISD follows Governor Abbott Executive Order to Close School Facilities through April 3 - En español
    • March, 18, 2020 - Tyler ISD Food Services Distributes 1,796 Meals - Service will continue if Mitigation Period is extended.
    • March 14, 2020, 8:00 p.m.During Tyler ISD’s Free Meal Pick Up, East Texas Food Bank to Distribute Emergency Food Boxes 
    • March 14, 2020, 3 p.m.FREE Meals Offered to ALL Tyler ISD Students via Curbside Pickup - En español
    • February 25, 2020 - Tyler ISD Reassures Parents of District Health and Safety Plan


    • May 22, 2020 - Email to Parents Regarding End of Year Info En español
    • May 8, 2020Email to Parents Regarding Important Updates
    • April 29, 2020 - Email to Parents Regarding Graduation En español
    • April 24, 2020 - Email to Parents Regarding Upcoming Things to Expect
    • April 17, 2020 - Letter to Parents Regarding Gov. Abbott Executive Order En español
    • April 3, 2020 - Letter to Parents Regarding Upcoming Week, April 6-10 En español
    • March 27, 2020 - Judge Moran issues ‘Stay at Home’ order: What does this mean for Tyler ISD students and staff? En español
    • March 27, 2020 - Letter to Parents Regarding Week 2 Plans - En español
    • March 25, 2020 - Letter to Parents Regarding Instruction Workbooks - En español
    • March 24, 2020, Letter to Parents Regarding Distance Learning En español
    • March 14, 2020, 6:30 p.m.Cancelled/Postponed Events, Facilities Updates, Extended Learning Plans, School Calendar & How You Can Help
    • March 13, 2020, 4 p.m.As a precaution, Tyler ISD, along with other school districts in Smith County, have decided to have a Community Mitigation Period for the week of March 16-20, 2020. 
    • March 12, 2020The District continues to monitor the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in conjunction with local, state, and federal health officials. 
    • March 11, 2020Tyler ISD continues to actively monitor the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation in conjunction with local and federal health authorities. 
    • March 5, 2020Tyler ISD is actively monitoring the situation in conjunction with local and federal health authorities including NETHealth.
    • March 3, 2020 - School emergency operation planning ensures that essential functions can survive a natural disaster, technological failure, human error, or other disruption.
    • February 28, 2020Tyler ISD is closely monitoring media reports and information shared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 


      May 22, 2020
    End of Year Message from Supt. 
    May 12, 2020
    Thank You from Tyler ISD
    May 1, 2020
    Lunch Room Heroes

    April 29, 2020
    Three Lakes MS: Brownie Bucket Challenge

    April 24, 2020
    Web Extra: Cap & Gown Distribution, Take Two




General FAQs

  • How do I enroll in Dual Credit classes for the 2020-2021 school year?

  • How will grading, class rank, and local honors be determined for the 2019-20 school year?

  • How can I register my child for Pre-K or Head Start for the 2020-2021 school year?

  • How can my family receive a food box from East Texas Food Bank?

  • What can a student expect during the Community Mitigation Period?

  • How will the district provide food services to students during the Community Mitigation Period?

  • How will COVID-19 impact graduation ceremonies, requirements, and the end of the school year calendar? Will we need to add days to the end of the school year?

  • What about prescription medication & medical supplies left on campus?

  • How do I apply for my child to attend the Birdwell Dual Language Program?

  • What about Tuition-based Pre-K? Do we still have to pay monthly tuition?

  • What do students in Dual Credit courses do during the Community Mitigation Period?

  • What about CTE Certifications?

  • How do I enroll or unenroll my student(s)?

Distance Learning FAQs

  • How are Section 504 Program accommodations for students being addressed during this time of Distance Learning?

  • I am a parent. How do I access the Tyler ISD Distance Learning Plan?

  • How do I access virtual meetings in the district?

  • Where do I go to access distance learning resources?

  • Where do I go to find assignments for my child?

  • Are students required to complete the Distance Learning assignments & activities?

  • Can we choose between completing distance learning online or picking up the printed packets?

  • What if my child does not have internet access or a device to complete Distance Learning online?

  • What resources are available for students with disabilities?

  • Who should I contact on my child’s campus if I need assistance with distance learning?

  • I am concerned about keeping my child safe online. What should I do?

Class of 2020 FAQs

  • What is the latest update on Graduation?

  • Will COVID-19 affect the Class of 2020 graduating?

  • How can I contact my school counselor?

  • Will COVID-19 affect senior award ceremonies, prom and graduation ceremonies?

  • Will graduation items be delivered to my school while it is closed?

  • Will Advanced Placement testing occur this year?

  • Will Dual Credit Courses continue through the remainder of the year?

  • Will a senior who needs to complete one or more STAAR/EOC tests be able to graduate?

  • How can I request my transcript for colleges or scholarship applications?

  • Can I still apply to college?

  • Can I still apply for financial aid?

  • If I have more questions, whom can I ask?

Testing FAQs

  • What about Advanced Placement (AP) Classes & Exams?

  • What about EOC Testing for Seniors?

  • What can students do for SAT/ACT test prep and test-taking?

  • What can we expect for state testing, including STAAR and End of Course exams?